Privacy and Security


Privacy and Security
Privacy and Security

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  • Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications — European Union directive: Directive 2002/58/EC Directive concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the electronic communications sector Made by European Parliament Council …   Wikipedia

  • Computer Law and Security Report — Computer Law Security Review   …   Wikipedia

  • Privacy-invasive software — is a category of computer software that ignores users’ privacy and that is distributed with a specific intent, often of a commercial nature. Three typical examples of privacy invasive software are adware, spyware and content hijacking programs.… …   Wikipedia

  • privacy — UK US /ˈprɪvəsi/ US  /ˈpraɪvəsi/ noun [U] ► the right that someone has to keep their personal life or personal information secret or known only to a small group of people: »Among the three industries studied, concerns about privacy and security… …   Financial and business terms

  • Privacy — For other uses, see Privacy (disambiguation). Privacy (from Latin: privatus separated from the rest, deprived of something, esp. office, participation in the government , from privo to deprive ) is the ability of an individual or group to seclude …   Wikipedia

  • privacy management — n. Organizing various aspects of one s life (esp. one s online life) to ensure maximum privacy. Example Citation: The dangerous cookie is no more than a small, harmless strand of data your computer is given when you visit some websites. Only the… …   New words

  • Privacy International — (PI) is a UK based non profit organisation formed in 1990, as a watchdog on surveillance and privacy invasions by governments and corporations. PI has organised campaigns and initiatives in more than fifty countries and is based in London,… …   Wikipedia

  • Security breach notification laws — have been enacted in most U.S. states since 2002. These laws were enacted in response to an escalating number of breaches of consumer databases containing personally identifiable information.[1] The first such law, the California data security… …   Wikipedia

  • Privacy law — is the area of law concerning the protection and preservation of the privacy rights of individuals. By definition, most countries treat privacy as the rights of individuals and not institutions. The governments and other organizations collect… …   Wikipedia

  • Security engineering — is a specialized field of engineering that focuses on the security aspects in the design of systems that need to be able to deal robustly with possible sources of disruption, ranging from natural disasters to malicious acts. It is similar to… …   Wikipedia